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 2020-03-31 11:08 

RTE

Commission approves Government's 200m scheme for firms...

The European Commission has given the green light to the Government's 200m scheme to support firms through the Covid-19 outbreak here....

 2020-03-31 10:57 

RTE

One third of complaints made to FSPO about mortgages...

Ulster Bank had more complaints upheld against it by the Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman's (FSPO) office than any other financial institution here last year....

 2020-03-31 10:35 

Irish Times

Coronavirus: Cruise ship with Irish on board to dock in Florida...

Four dead on MS Zaandam that departed Argentina on March 7th...

 2020-03-31 10:35 

RTE

Johnson in videolink Cabinet meeting as criticism grows...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will chair a meeting of his cabinet by videolink as he continues to self-isolate after testing positive for Covid-19, amid growing pressure to get more protective equipment to health workers....

 2020-03-31 10:32 

RTE

Three men arrested after shots fired at house in Athy...

Three men have been arrested after shots were fired at a house in Athy, Co Kildare last night....

 2020-03-31 10:00 

RTE

Increase in number of clusters in nursing homes...

There has been a further increase in the number of coronavirus clusters in nursing homes and hospitals, with 23 clusters in nursing homes and 21 in hospitals around the country....

 2020-03-31 09:59 

Irish Independent

Lions series to go ahead as planned despite clashing with Olympics...

The Lions series will go ahead as planned in July next year despite clashing with the rescheduled Olympics....

 2020-03-31 09:54 

RTE

No stretch to stay fit with workouts only a click away...

The Covid-19 pandemic has led to an explosion in the popularity of online gym classes and home workouts. RT's Paul O'Flynn took the plunge from the comfort of his living room....

 2020-03-31 09:50 

Irish Independent

'This is a long battle and we'll have to adapt our lifestyles' - professor advising government on coronavirus spread...

Ireland could be living with coronavirus for "quite some time" if lockdown measures succeed in slowing the virus from spreading, according to the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) chair....

 2020-03-31 09:38 

Irish Times

Stroke victims ‘too late’ coming to hospital because of coronavirus fears, says medic...

Emergency departments operate streaming system to separate Covid-19 patients from those who do not have virus...

 2020-03-31 09:37 

Irish Independent

When We Travel Again: Dream up your next departure with our unique travel gallery...

I'd like to share a photo a day, to distract us and dream of when we travel again....

 2020-03-31 09:22 

Irish Independent

Penneys puts Dundrum expansion plans on hold...

Penneys has put on hold plans to expand at Dundrum Town Centre as the coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on the economy....

 2020-03-31 09:22 

RTE

Blood test 'can detect more than 50 types of cancer'...

A blood test that can detect more than 50 types of cancer before any clinical signs or symptom of the disease has been developed by scientists....

 2020-03-31 09:06 

RTE

Virus vaccine still 'months away' from coming on stream...

A British scientist has said at least two potential Covid-19 vaccines have already begun human trials while a number of other trials are fairly advanced, but a vaccine is still "months away" from coming on stream...

 2020-03-31 08:53 

Irish Independent

European markets boosted as Chinese industry recovers...

New figures revealing a marked recovery in Chinese industry have helped to boost sentiment upon European traders....

 2020-03-31 08:44 

Irish Independent

John Legend on his concerns about his children growing up in a 'rarefied space'...

John Legend has told of his concerns about his children being negatively affected by their lifestyle when they grow up....

 2020-03-31 08:42 

Irish Times

LIVE Coronavirus: WHO warns of 'long-term battle' against epidemic...

Number of worldwide cases passes 770,000 as Spain joins US, Italy in overtaking China...

 2020-03-31 08:31 

Irish Independent

German city follows Austria in instructing shoppers to wear face masks...

The city of Jena in eastern Germany has decided to make people wear face masks when shopping or travelling by public transport, stepping up efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus and becoming the first city in the country to take the step....

 2020-03-31 08:28 

RTE

Covid-19 hospital partnership 'not totally open-ended'...

Chair of the Private Hospitals Association has said the time frame of the public/private hospital partnership is "not totally open-ended" but private hospitals will play their part as required....

 2020-03-31 08:26 

Irish Independent

China's Huawei says 2019 sales up 19% despite US sanctions...

Chinese tech giant Huawei has said its sales of smartphones and other products grew by double digits last year despite US sanctions but warned it now faces a "more complicated" global environment....

 2020-03-31 08:19 

Irish Independent

China delays college entry exams amid fears of second wave of Covid-19 infections...

China will delay its national college entrance exam by a month as it grapples with a coronavirus pandemic as travellers returning from abroad are fuelling new cases and boosting concern over the threat of a second wave of infections....

 2020-03-31 08:19 

Irish Independent

Flutter gets thumbs-up for mega-merger with Sky Bet owner Stars...

The company behind Paddy Power and Betfair will be allowed to go ahead with its plans to create the world's biggest online betting company after UK regulators gave a thumbs-up to its multi-billion pound takeover of a major rival....

 2020-03-31 08:13 

RTE

Hungary's Orban gets sweeping new powers in virus fight...

Hungary's parliament endorsed a bill yesterday giving nationalist premier Viktor Orban the sweeping new powers he says he needs to fight the new coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-03-31 08:06 

Irish Independent

Department confirms limited trading allowed at marts...

Following an intense series of discussions between ICOS and the Department of Agriculture, Food and The Marine, marts will be allowed to handle livestock trading in a limited way....

 2020-03-31 07:53 

Irish Independent

US nears China's virus death toll as New York calls for help...

The mounting death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in the United States had it poised to overtake China's total of 3,300 deaths....

 2020-03-31 07:27 

RTE

First benefit pay for thousands who lost job over virus...

Tens of thousands of people who have lost their jobs as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic are due to receive their first benefit payment today....

 2020-03-31 07:24 

Irish Independent

Anita Rani: People think it is OK to imitate Indian accent in front of me...

BBC presenter Anita Rani has said that people have thought it was "OK to imitate an Indian accent" in front of her as she talked about the struggles she has faced in her career....

 2020-03-31 07:22 

RTE

Measures lifted in Wuhan, costs of lockdown in focus...

Residents of China's Wuhan city have mixed emotions as containment measures are lifted and the community infection rate slows to a trickle, some praising the government and others rueing the economic costs....

 2020-03-31 07:19 

Irish Independent

Rugby Australia stands down 75 per cent of workforce for three months amid coronavirus pandemic...

Rugby Australia has stood down 75 per cent of its workforce for the next three months and offered the remaining staff significant salary reductions or reduced hours....

 2020-03-31 07:12 

RTE

Harry and Meghan bow out from royal life...

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have bowed out from the royal family with a message about the coronavirus crisis and a vow to work out how they can "best contribute"....

 2020-03-31 07:03 

Irish Independent

United Nations passes motions to fight pandemic by email...

The UN Security Council unanimously adopted four resolutions on Monday, with its 15 members voting by email for the first time because of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-03-31 07:01 

RTE

Thousands to receive emergency Covid-19 payment...

90% of applications for the Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment have been processed and people should be receiving money into their bank accounts today - follow the latest developments on the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-03-31 06:47 

RTE

Australia's NSW state calls end to brutal bushfires...

New South Wales, the Australian state most severely affected by last summer's wildfires has today marked the official close to its worst ever bushfire season, which burned more than 6% of the state's land area and killed 25....

 2020-03-31 06:33 

RTE

NPHET to consider new virus measures for nursing homes...

The National Public Health Emergency Team is to consider bringing in new measures for nursing homes when it meets today....

 2020-03-31 06:23 

Irish Independent

China factory activity unexpectedly expands, but economy unable to shake off virus shock...

Factory activity in China unexpectedly expanded in March from a collapse the month before, but analysts caution that a durable near-term recovery is far from assured as the global coronavirus crisis knocks foreign demand and threatens a steep economic slu...

 2020-03-31 06:19 

RTE

Global lockdown tightens as virus deaths mount...

Lockdowns aimed at halting the march of the coronavirus pandemic have extended worldwide as the US outbreak continued to accelerate with the death toll there passing 3,000....

 2020-03-31 06:04 

Irish Independent

De La Rue sees profits hit by poor start to the year in currency arm...

Passport and banknote-maker De La Rue has said it expects a large drop in profit during the financial year that just ended, after struggles in its currency arm....

 2020-03-31 06:00 

RTE

'You can't teach a child if their stomach is empty'...

Education correspondent Emma O'Kelly looks at how schools are addressing the crucial Meals Programme in these challenging times....

 2020-03-31 06:00 

RTE

Marts to be allowed facilitate sale of animals - Dept...

Marts are to be allowed facilitate the sale of animals under protocols agreed by the Department of Agriculture....

 2020-03-31 05:04 

RTE

Tnaiste to discuss pandemic emergency with NI leaders...

The Tnaiste, Simon Coveney will discuss ongoing efforts to cope with the pandemic emergency with the Northern Ireland Secretary and Stormont's first and deputy first ministers today...

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

Explainer: Meghan and Harry have officially left the royal family. Now what?...

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex sparked a major royal crisis by announcing that they wanted to quit as senior royals....

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

Takeaways on the menu from top chefs as restaurants adapt to crisis...

The Irish food industry has adapted quickly to find new ways to stay afloat in the current crisis....

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

Digging it: The beauty of an allotment in troubled times...

There is a familiar rhythm to nature's calendar which has begun to play insistently in my mind during the last few weeks. As the newspapers and TV brim with stories and images of disease and infection, my windowsills begin to fill with recycled plasti...

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

My favourite game: Balance of power takes decisive turn in Croke Park shoot-out for the ages...

Of all the life lessons to be learned in this coronavirus world, I have just stumbled upon my own personal number one. Here goes... it should not have taken Covid-19 to coax me into revisiting the 2013 All-Ireland senior football semi-final between Dublin...

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

1.3m royal visit security bill stretches Garda budget...

The Garda Commissioner has said the cost of policing the royal visit earlier this month will put...

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

Family with 1m house would be 'better off trading down' as judge rejects personal insolvency deal...

A High Court judge has refused to approve proposed personal insolvency arrangements for a couple aimed at allowing their family to remain in a five-bedroom detached home, valued at 1m in 2018....

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

Kepak's Rustlers rising rapidly up UK top brands list...

RUSTLERS, the microwaveable snack brand owned by Kepak, has become a bigger seller than Mars bars or PG Tips in Britain, according to industry bible 'The Grocer'....

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

World Rugby now has enough leverage to turn crisis to its advantage...

The fixture crisis presents an opportunity for World Rugby. This may be their one golden ticket to a streamlined, sensible season....

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

Stobart Air left with skeleton crew after lay-offs...

HUNDREDS of staff at Dublin-based Stobart Air have now been let go, with just a few dozen essential roles retained to provide minimum flying, administrative and maintenance duties....

 2020-03-31 01:30 

Irish Independent

Decision time looms for Kane as United looks the plausible move...

It was not the answer Tottenham Hotspur wanted to hear, but it was typical of Harry Kane that when he was asked about his future he did not duck it....

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